Makarora is a small town at the tip of Lake Wanaka. Take a scenic flight over Mount Aspiring and Mount Aspiring National Park or a jet boating tour on the Makarora River. Makarora is a great holiday destination for travellers wanting to combine their love of the outdoors with their adventurous spirit. Makarora adventure activities suit all levels of confidence and sense of adventure.
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Mobile-friendly - Aeroplane Flight 25mins - Walk 3hrs - Jetboat 30mins. "Must-Do" True NZ Wilderness Experience by Air, Land, and River in Mt Aspiring World Heritage National Park. View Glaciers, waterfalls and other hidden gems amongst rugged and spectacular Southern Alps. Land amongst mountains in remote Siberia Valley. Walk the well-formed track to jetboat pickup for mountain river safari to Makarora Village.
Mobile-friendly - Shallow water jet boating in spectacular wilderness rivers. River Jet Safari (one hour) fast paced, jet boat ride into the World Heritage-listed Mt Aspiring National Park. Enjoy a 50-kilometre wilderness river journey amidst native beech forest, ancient river valleys and rugged ice-capped mountains, or combine this trip with a spectacular heli-jet combo.
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